Data Art

Finding the beauty in numbers.

Immersive digital waves to visualize nature

FLOW is an interactive art installation by Maotik that represents real-time weather data…

An average life as interpretive dance

BuzzFeed used interpretive dance to describe the average age of the milestones in…

Visual collection of bird sounds

Different species of birds make different sounds. However, the sounds are so quick…

Dear Data headed to MoMA’s permanent collection

What started as a personal project and then turned into a book, Dear…

Visual connections between art pieces

This is neat. A Google Arts & Culture Experiment, X Degrees of Separation…

Data Sketches, a monthly visualization matchup

Data Sketches, a collaboration between Nadieh Bremer and Shirley Wu, aims to visualize…

Composite photos of airplanes in flight

Photographer Mike Kelley visited airports around the world, took pictures of airplanes leaving,…

Classical music visualized

Artist Nicholas Rouguex visualized some musical scores in his project Off the Staff.…

Food pictures taken with thermal camera

Thermal cameras, which use infrared to detect heat, provide images of temperature. Firefighters…

Dear Data, the book

For a year, Stefanie Posavec and Giorgia Lupi drew data postcards and sent…

Long-exposure bird flights

Using a long-exposure photography technique, Xavi Bou captured bird flight patterns in his…

Procedurally generated spaceships

Video game developer Michael Davies provides a Blender script to procedurally generate pretty…

Sci-Fi short film scripted by machine learning algorithm

Filmmaker Oscar Sharp and technologist Ross Goodwin fed a machine learning algorithm with…

Motion capture dance

Really fun. “Motion capture, procedural animation and dynamic simulations combine to create a…

Kung fu particles

Using motion capture methods, Tobias Gremmler collected movement data for two kung fu…

A visual recreation of the Porsche driving experience

This is beautiful work by digital art and design studio onformative. They recreate…

Weather data basket weaving

“Weather data is this endless box of LEGO pieces that arise every day.…

Counting the numbers in the news

Truth & Quantity by Gregor Hochmuth is what happens when you strip out…